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Lower Spargo Farmhouse Including Adjoining Outbuilding

A Grade II Listed Building in Mabe, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.153 / 50°9'10"N

Longitude: -5.1405 / 5°8'25"W

OS Eastings: 175752

OS Northings: 32829

OS Grid: SW757328

Mapcode National: GBR Z8.VGTR

Mapcode Global: FRA 083M.559

Entry Name: Lower Spargo Farmhouse Including Adjoining Outbuilding

Listing Date: 24 November 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1264337

English Heritage Legacy ID: 428066

Location: Mabe, Cornwall, TR10

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Mabe

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Mabe

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

MABE
SW 73 SE
3/73 Lower Spargo Farmhouse including
adjoining outbuilding
GV II
Farmhouse, including adjoining outbuilding. Parts of walls circa late C16 or C17,
mostly rebuilt circa early C18. Painted granite rubble with some granite dressings
including some reused C17 chamfered masonry. Slurried scantle slate roof with very
large granite rubble stacks over the gable ends.
Plan: 2-room-plan house plus later service rooms in outshut or lean-to (rear not
inspected) at rear. Central through passage used to have C16 or C17 4-centred
arched-chamfered doorway at the rear (now resited at Higher Spargo, qv). Outbuilding
at right angles in front at the left-hand side.
Exterior: Symmetrical 5-window south-east front with central doorway. C20 door and
windows in original openings. Window opening right of doorway is blocked.
Outbuilding has some reused C17 chamfered masonry. The wall returning parallel to
the front of the house has C18 triangular copings.
Interior not inspected.


Listing NGR: SW7575232829

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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